On April 1, 2022, the European Union and China held their 23rd bilateral Summit via videoconference. President of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen, and President of the European Council, Charles Michel, held the Summit meeting with China’s Prime Minister Li Keqiang, followed by exchanges with China’s President Xi Jinping.
The EU and China discussed extensively Russia’s military aggression against Ukraine, which is endangering global security and the world’s economy, as well as food and energy security. Leaders have also reviewed the comprehensive EU-China bilateral agenda.
Read the full joint statement by Presidents von der Leyen and Michel, and find more information in this factsheet on EU-China relations.